The PMAY (U), launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in June 2015, aims to ensure "Housing for all by 2022" by providing financial assistance to a beneficiary.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, addressing Rahul Gandhi's "chowkidar-bhagidar" comment in a meet in Lucknow, said that he considered it a compliment
Narendra Modi in Lucknow: PM reviews progress under urban development schemes, promises 1 crore homes by 2022
Modi was in Lucknow to mark the third anniversary of three key government initiatives: Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban), Atal Mission for Rejuvenation of Urban Transformation (AMRUT) and the Smart Cities Mission.
Under the PMAY-U, the Centre aims to provide houses to all the urban poor by 2022.